This diploma thesis deals with the topic of risk management in alpine skiing and is divided into three different sections. The first theoretical part of this work is about the development of skiing and safety measures in this sport.In the second part, many relevant educational aspects are discussed, which are particularly important during winter sports weeks. Legal regulation are clarified, which are valid for driving off slopes and have to be considered for school events.The last section of this thesis deals with the organization and planning of a winter sports week. In order to guarantee success, this chapter discusses important measures before and during such an event. Tips and solutions can be found in the different chapters and are intended to reduce the risk for all participants. The conclusion of this chapter is a lesson designed for a winter sports week with consideration of risk management. In doing so, the entire course and the precise execution of many important exercises is described in detail.The second and third part, in particular, are intended to serve teachers as a guide in future and enable pupils to have a fun and safe winter sports week off the slopes.